Application Schedule

2020: Applications are due on September 25th at 8 PM.

Applicants must contact Dean Pertl to inform him of your intention to apply.  He will submit your name to the Watson Foundation.  They will send you a link to the application portal.  Fill out all of the personal information.  For the initial round you will not need to provide recommenders, a head shot, suppoting material, or a transcript.  Although you can submit the required 1,000 word personal statement and 1,000 word project proposal through the portal, we would prefer it if you sent the two documents as email attachments to: